25 March 2020 – Telehealth restrictions temporarily suspended

Type of Intervention: Executive Order
Sectors Involved: Health, Private Sector and Businesses, Social Services
Intervention Categories: Legal and policy; Enforcement actions; Finance policy and financial aid; Stimulus packages and financial support
Level of Jurisdiction: Utah
Lead People/Agency: Govenor Gary R. Herbert

Overview: Executive Order 2020-7 suspends enforcement of statutes 26-60-102(8)(b)(ii) and 26-60-103(2)(a) of Utah Code relating to Telehealth Services.
Full details here: https://rules.utah.gov/wp-content/uploads/Utah-Executive-Order-No.-2020-7.pdf

Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group, Learning from other jurisdictions, Perception of an increased threat